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G| 1 hr. 38 min.

Plot Summary
In this sci-fi classic, a spacecraft travels to the distant planet Altair IV to discover the fate of a group of scientists sent there decades earlier. When Commander John J. Adams (Leslie Nielsen) and his crew arrive, they discover only two people: Dr. Morbius (Walter Pidgeon) and his daughter, Altaira (Anne Francis), who was born on the remote planet. Soon, Adams begins to uncover the mystery of what happened on Altair IV, and why Morbius and Altaira are the sole survivors.

Cast: Walter Pidgeon , Anne Francis , Leslie Nielsen , Warren Stevens , Jack Kelly , Richard Anderson , Earl Holliman , George Wallace

Director: Fred McLeod Wilcox

Genres: Science fiction

Distributor: Criterion Collection, Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Forbidden Planet (1956)

Release Date: March 15th, 1956|1 hr. 38 min.

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fan reviews ( 2 )
  • January 24, 2014 WESTERN STATES
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    An all time favorite. It has a robot, a real plot, and of course Miss Francis. Several of the props in this movie became standard \"stuff\" on programs like the Twilight Zone. A must see, for any dedicated Science Fiction buff.

  • December 04, 2008 jstewart07
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    great movie, and very good acting

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